Information and Road Work Signs
Information Signs are Generally RECTANGULAR
Entrance into a controlled parking zone
End of controlled parking zone
Entrance to congestion charging zone
Advanced warning of restriction or prohibition ahead
Parking place for solo motorcyclists
With-flow bus lane ahead which pedal cycles and taxis may also use
Lane designated for use by high occupancy vehicles (HOV)
Vehicles permitted to use a HOV lane ahead
End of motorway
Start of motorway
Appropriate traffic lanes at junction ahead
Traffic on the main carriageway coming from right has priority of joining traffic.
Additional traffic joining from left ahead. Traffic on main carriageway has priority over joining traffic from right hand lane of slip road.
Traffic in right hand lane of slip road joining the main carriageway has priority over left hand lane.
Motorway exit countdown markers. Each bar represents 100 yards to exit.
Traffic has priority over oncoming vehicles
Hospital ahead with accident and emergency facilities
Tourist information point
No through road for vehicles
Recommended route for pedal cycles
Home zone entry
Area in which cameras are used to enforce traffic regulations
Bus lane on road at junction ahead
Road Works Signs
Road works ahead
Slow. Wet tar
Temporary road close
Slow moving or stationary works vehicle blocking a traffic lane. Pass in direction shown by arrow.
Mandatory speed limit ahead
Road works one mile ahead
End of road works and any temporary restrictions including speed limits
Signs used on the back of slow moving or stationary vehicles warning of a lane closed ahead by a works vehicle. There are no cones on the road.
Lane restrictions at road works ahead
One lane crossover at contraflow road works
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